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Hero Next Door

Hero Next Door: Elmer Gregory, Tempette Learning Academy

Hero Next Door: Elmer Gregory, Tempette Learning AcademyDr. Elmer Gregory is the Principal here at Tempette Learning Academy. This inner city school is made up of about 90 students who are troubled
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  • 1 year ago
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Hero Next Door celebrates its first anniversary

Hero Next Door celebrates its first anniversaryJoin us in celebrating the first anniversary of Hero Next Door with the Top 10 most memorable stories.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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Hero Next Door: The Moore family

Hero Next Door: The Moore familyThe cabinets and shelves at the Good Samaritan Ministries thrift store here on West Beaver Street aren't filled because the Moore family has fed more than 130 people in need.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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Hero Next Door: Benjamin Green

Hero Next Door: Benjamin Green Our Hero Next Door is fighting to help first coast families from losing their loved one to this fatal disease.
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  • 1 year, 3 months ago
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Hero Next Door: Alyssa Sharp

Hero Next Door: Alyssa SharpA woman was inspired by her own struggles, to help college students who have intellectual disabilities. Alyssa Sharp is Our Hero Next Door.
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  • 1 year, 3 months ago
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Hero Next Door: Johnny Upson

Hero Next Door: Johnny Upson Johnny Upson is a master barber at the Cut Above Barbershop in Arlington. <p>It's the place where he started his career back in 1998 and it's the same place where he started a campaign that's saving babies lives in the Arlington community.</p>
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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Hero Next Door Student Scholarship Winner: Marcus Threadcraft

Hero Next Door Student Scholarship Winner: Marcus ThreadcraftMarcus Threadcraft, 18, is a shining example of student excellence on the First Coast. He has a weighted GPA of a 4.78 at Stanton College Preparatory School and is involved in all kinds of volunteer work.
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  • 1 year, 9 months ago
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Hero Next Door: Vivian Bradford

Hero Next Door: Vivian BradfordPosted on Vivian Bradford's wall are the pictures of her students. Bradford, who's a guidance counselor at Ribault High School, has helped many students get into college.
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  • 1 year, 11 months ago
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Hero Next Door: Cindy Wolinski

Hero Next Door: Cindy WolinskiORANGE PARK, Fla. -- Two years ago this month, Cindy Wolinski started her "Changing Hearts Food Mission" charity.
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  • 2 years ago
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Students trying to raise money to attend academic decathlon

Students trying to raise money to attend academic decathlonFirst Coast News was tipped off that some students at the Christ's Church Academy are trying to go to Minnesota for a national competition, but they need money to get there.
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  • 2 years, 1 month ago
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Hero Bakers: Making sure all kids have a birthday party

Hero Bakers: Making sure all kids have a birthday partyJACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- This week is a time to count our blessings and if birthday parties are a nice thing at your house, maybe you can help with this.
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  • 2 years, 3 months ago
Student of the Week

Student Makes Sure Heroes Are Not Forgotten

Student Makes Sure Heroes Are Not ForgottenJACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Glistening bronze and crisp white stone now mark the entrance to Sandalwood High School.
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  • 3 years ago
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